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Westminster Public Schools

Where Education is Personal

Educational Equity for All (EEA) 

Title X Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00am-3:30pm

Department Contacts:



Jamie Skaronea

Title X Homeless Liaison


 April Brady

Title X Support and Outreach

The mission of the Westminster Public Schools Title X Program is to develop and maintain district and community partnerships to provide homeless families and unaccompanied youth with educational and social support advocacy. The project works to increase student access to quality academic programs, build family resource frameworks for professional communities and staff, and provide professional development trainings on Title X provisions under the NCLB and legislation under the McKinney Vento-Act of 1987.
Who are Homeless Children and Youth?

Children and youth that lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.

This includes children and youth who:

  • Share housing with other persons due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or a similar reason
  • Live in motels, hotels, trailer parks, or camping grounds due to the lack of alternative adequate accommodations
  • Live in emergency or transitional shelters
  • Are abandoned in hospitals
  • Are awaiting foster care placement
  • Have a primary nighttime residence that is not designed for, or ordinarily used as, a regular sleeping accommodation for human beings
  • Live in cars, parks, public spaces, abandoned buildings, substandard housing, bus or train stations, or similar settings
  • Are migratory children living in the aforementioned circumstances
  • Are unaccompanied youth not in the physical custody of a parent of guardian


     Educational Rights of Homeless Children and Youth

  • Go to school, no matter where they live or how long they have lived there;
  • Choose between the local school where they are living, the school they attended before they lost their housing, or the school where they last enrolled;
  • Enroll in school without proof of residency, immunizations, school records, or other documents;
  • Get transportation to school;
  • Free lunch and the other school services they need;
  • Be free from harassment and isolation; and
  • Have disagreements with the school settled quickly
Title X Program Support:
Day-To-Day Family Resources
Specific Title X Materials, Training and Guidance
Foster Care Education Resources
Housing Resources

Housing Websites
Family Housing Handouts
Mental Health
Colorado Crisis and Support Line-1-844-493-TALK (8255) 
Resources for Youth with Disabilities

Legal Assistance
Migrant Education
Helpful Websites
Last Modified on March 6, 2017
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